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Helping to Preserve Cincinnati’s Art Memory

by Geoff Edwards, Archivist / Records Manager, Mary R. Schiff Library & Archives


Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives, artist files, Thom Shaw, Cincinnati artists, Black History Month, Black artists

In honor of Black History Month, the library is currently displaying the artist file of Thom Shaw (1947–2010), one of Cincinnati’s best known and most admired contemporary artists.

Behind the Scenes in Conservation: 1011 Jerome Street, Cincinnati by Thom Shaw

by Conservation


Thom Shaw, Phillip O. Smith, paper conservation

This print came to the paper lab because the original framing method had encouraged distortions to form across the top of the paper.